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3003, 2011

Time running out for Faith No More poster auction

March 30th, 2011|Faith No More|0 Comments

The Faith No More signed poster auction in aid of the American Red Cross Japan Relief ends today.
Get your bid on

2903, 2011

Links for a day…(vol. 85)

March 29th, 2011|Faith No More, Links for a day|14 Comments

  • Pogo at Patton Archivo has the scoop on the new Mike Patton track Catch My Heart, in which the Faith No More vocalist provides vocals for German band Bohren & Der Club of Gore on a track from their new album Beileid. The album is released on 22 April and the track is a cover of the 1985 track by German metal outfit Warlock.
    Listen here.
    And new YouTube version below
    Flickr Photo set
  • Mike also of course performed at the John Zorn-curated Japan benefit concert in New York on Sunday night. Here is the New York Times take on the event and Una Sigaretta below.
  • Time running out on the Faith No More signed poster auction. Highest bid still stands at a bargain $610.
  • A slightly different take on Midlife Crisis. One of my favourite versions of the song. (Thanks Mark)
2803, 2011

MTV Brasil Faith No More documentary from 1995

March 28th, 2011|Video vault|6 Comments

I don’t think we have featured this before but I just stumbled across this on YouTube (there’s a new version here from a Priscela Fontena and an older version from 2009), a 30-minute MTV Brasil documentary with the band on tour from 1995.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

2403, 2011

Faith No More auction signed posters for Japan earthquake relief fund

March 24th, 2011|Faith No More, News|8 Comments

Faith No More have put a collection of 5 autographed posters up for auction on eBay to to raise money for disaster relief in Japan, Faith No More is offering the screen printed show posters, all of which have been signed by the band, as well as a $75 gift certificate to their webstore.

More details here.

Auction ends 30 March, 2011 at 12:24:44 PDT.

1503, 2011

Links for a day…(vol. 84)

March 15th, 2011|Faith No More, Links for a day|29 Comments

After two number 82s, here is 84.

  • A whole site has been set up showcasing Faith No More’s performance in Brooklyn on 5 July last year. It is “assembled from various youtube clips and an audio bootleg”.
  • Bill Gould takes centre stage today. We’ve reported on The Sequential Art before and now Blabbermouth are reporting that that Billy-scored film is seeking a distributor.
  • And here is the trailer:
  • And Billy has also launched a Koolarrow Record YouTube channel.
  • We may have featured this before but here is a 1987 interview with the band:
803, 2011

Links for a day…(vol. 82)

March 8th, 2011|Faith No More, Links for a day|5 Comments

303, 2011

Roddy features in squash film short

March 3rd, 2011|Faith No More|5 Comments

Faith No More,ahem, keyboard player Roddy Bottum finally shows off his famed squash skills in a new film short.

Via Paper Mag
Roddy Bottum
, keyboardist for Faith No More, present day film composer, Angeleno and competitive squash player takes us inside the Los Angeles Athletic Club in this film by Molly Schiot. (Music is by Psychic Friend, featuring former Hole drummer Patty Schemel!)

Well done Claus for noticing the deliberate mistake.

203, 2011

Links for a day…(vol. 82)

March 2nd, 2011|Faith No More, Links for a day|7 Comments

  • As Faith No More members continue with other projects, tickets for Mike Patton’s show with Pivixki in San Francisco on 18 May are now on sale.
  • You can still vote for Faith No More in the Revolver Golden Gods awards.
  • Faith No More will not be playing the Forestglade festival in Austria again this year on 16 July despite what a confused Pollstar listing states.
  • As mentioned in a previous dispatch, Mike Patton will supply narration for the new Guy Moshe film Bunraku. Here’s the first trailer, albeit with no trace of Patton:
  • Another Real Thing appreciation blog post.
103, 2011

Links for a day…(vol. 81)

March 1st, 2011|Faith No More, Links for a day|7 Comments

  • Faith No More played Christchurch’s Caledonian Hall in 1993. In 2011 (almost exactly a year after they last played the city at a different venue) that beautiful concert hall collapsed in the Christchurch earthquake
    Of course, one building pales into significance set aside over 200 lost lives but it does give added piquancy to those of us on the other side of the world thankfully unaffected by the tragedy.Please donate to the earthquake appeal here.Best wishes to the many Faith No More fans in Christchurch and New Zealand and deepest sympathy to those who lost loved ones in the quake. 
  • What’s it like to be part of a Faith No More tribute band. This blog post in the Living with…series features UK tribute act Faith No Man.
  • The Holy Filament again delivers with a very, very detailed history of the early days of Faith No More in Spanish.
  • For US readers, The Qemists’ Lost Weekend featuring Mike Patton is now available as a free download from Amazon. Thanks to Dan on Twitter for the tip.
  • Faith No More 2.0 has again been shortlisted for the Irish Blog Awards. Thanks for your support.
  • Finally a taste of Mike Patton’s score for The Solitude of Prime Numbers emerges. Again via The Holy Filament.
  • Ticket details of Patton’s return to Chile with Mondo Cane from Humo Negro.
  • Girl lip-synchs listlessly to From Out of Nowhere on YouTube. Why?
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